Is the IDF ready for all-out war?

The Israeli military’s state of readiness has dramatically improved, but it has a lot more catching up to do. It has spent years neglecting the ground forces which will be essential if enemies like Hezbollah are to be decisively defeated. Yaakov Lappin, 1/11/2019, 6:59 AM

US and European nations warn Israel liable to attack Lebanon

Report: US and European nations tell Lebanon that Israel will start all out war with Hezbollah over missile production.Tzvi Lev, 11/9/2018, 8:52 AM

Why non-Jews must protect Israel

Israel lives under a warm sun, just right for happy days of peace, but instead remains in an eternal state of vigilance due to threats to its very existence. Giulio Meotti, 6/16/2018, 10:22 PM

Mossad behind explosion targeting Hamas official in Lebanon?

Arab media report claims Mossad is behind last week's explosion that wounded senior Hamas terrorist in Lebanon.Tzvi Lev, 1/21/2018, 9:44 AM

A Passover story in memory of Sergeant Elchai Taharlev Hy'd

Two cities, worlds apart.Rabbi Nachman Kahana, 4/9/2017, 11:59 PM

IDF Rehearsing for Nightmare Scenario: 4,000 Killed in Days

Security forces preparing for 'carpet' missile attack that Iron Dome can't counter. PM: Iran seeks to cover Israel with heavy fire.Gil Ronen, 6/7/2015, 3:32 PM

The Cause of Terror? It's Not Poverty

Only the Obama administration still thinks that jobs are the answer. Benyamin Korn, 2/19/2015, 5:51 PM

Poll: Mughniyeh Elimination Not Connected to Election

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu remains popular, according to a new poll released Sunday.Moshe Cohen , 2/1/2015, 6:57 PM

Watch: Moment of Impact of IDF Shell on UNIFIL Spanish Soldiers

Spanish UN peacekeepers recorded the moment at which IDF shells struck their position. A corporal was killed.Gil Ronen, 1/31/2015, 6:52 PM

Netanyahu: Iran Responsible for Har Dov Attack, Soldiers' Deaths

Prime Minister accuses Iran of orchestrating attack on an IDF patrol on Lebanese border Wednesday, in which 2 soldiers were killed.Moshe Cohen , 1/29/2015, 2:07 PM

Northern Attack and Media-Induced Mass Israeli Insomnia

The media were wrong about where the attack took place. And we should be worried about that fact. David Bedein, 1/29/2015, 11:32 AM

Hezbollah Attack Ruins Hermon Ski Business as Israelis Cancel

The Mount Hermon ski center - located just a few kilometers from the site of the Hezbollah attack on Har Dov - is open for business.Moshe Cohen , 1/29/2015, 11:07 AM

Israel Tells UN: We Will Not Stand By when Attacked

Security Council conducts a discussion of the attack on IDF troops in which a Spanish peacekeeper was killed as well.Moshe Cohen , 1/29/2015, 9:10 AM

Ya'alon: Hezbollah Doesn't Need Tunnels to Start a War

Israelis concerned that Hezbollah is digging underground tunnels can relax – at least for now, said Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon.Yaakov Levi, 1/29/2015, 8:55 AM

MK Yogev: Attack Could Be Prelude to 3rd Lebanon War

MK Moti Yogev says Hezbollah's attack Wednesday was reminiscent of situation that led up to the Second Lebanon War.Yaakov Levi, 1/29/2015, 8:07 AM

After Killing 2 IDF Soldiers, Hezbollah Calls for Calm

Hezbollah sent a message Wednesday night that it was not seeking to increase tensions with Israel.Moshe Cohen, 1/28/2015, 10:15 PM

PM Vows: Hezbollah, Iran Will 'Pay a Price' for Soldiers' Deaths

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu said that those responsible for the deaths of two IDF soldiers would “pay the price for their actions."Yaakov Levi, 1/28/2015, 8:59 PM

Hezbollah Attack Fallout: Village Residents Stranded

Residents of the northern border town of Rajar (Ghajar) are stranded, unable to get back to their homes due to the Hezbollah attack.Moshe Cohen, 1/28/2015, 8:16 PM

IDF Denies Soldiers Were Riding in Dangerous Vehicles

IDF sources denied rumors that the vehicles hit by Hezbollah terrorists earlier in the day were not reinforced against bombing attacks.Yaakov Levi, 1/28/2015, 7:38 PM